Dodies Cajun Diner
Situated on the eastern shore of Lake Ray Hubbard, Dodie’s at The Harbor is Rockwall’s rendition of Bourbon Street, specializing in Cajun, Creole and authentic New Orleans cuisine.
Dodie’s has the distinction of being voted Favorite Restaurant, Best Seafood, Best Bar & Grill, Best Date Night and Most Romantic in the Rockwall Herald Banner’s Readers Choice Contest. Dodie’s serves up fresh seafood, pasta, steak, signature salads and made-from-scratch recipes – topped off with daily drink specials and big screen TVs for watching your favorite game. Guests soak up spectacular views of sunsets and sailboats from Dodie’s outdoor covered patio, which conveniently overlooks The Harbor Amphitheater and lighthouse. Dodie’s patio is a perfect place to enjoy Texas blues, classic rock and tribute bands as part of Rockwall’s free Concert by the Lake Series on Thursday evenings throughout the summer. Add in a full-service bar, other live music events, an unforgettable atmosphere and friendly wait staff, and you don’t have to go to New Orleans to experience the flavor of the French Quarter.
With owners Mike McRae and Gabe Nicolella at the helm and General Manager Dan Keils overseeing daily operations, Dodie’s also gives back to the community it serves. Annual events like their charity Crawfish Fest draws mudbug lovers from across the Metroplex. Mardi Gras and Halloween are done up big at Dodie’s, too.
Drink specials include $2.50 domestic draft beers, $4.50 frozen drinks, $3.50 well drinks, and $3 wine by glass from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday; $2 Margarita Mondays from 7 to 11 p.m.; $2.50 domestic draft beers from 7 to 11 p.m. Tuesdays; $3 Crown and Down/U Call It from 7 to 11 p.m. Wednesdays.
With a great atmosphere, good music, good food, and a several ‘oh wow’ factors, Dodie’s at The Harbor is more than a restaurant – it’s a destination. It’s the flavor, the flair, the New Orleans experience you won’t find anywhere else, unless you’re on Bourbon Street. Come in and have dinner, and stay for the experience.